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File:Lucia di Lammermoor (1908).webm|thumb|thumbtime=1|''Lucia di Lammermoor'' (1908). '''Enrico Caruso''' (; February 25, 1873 – August 2, 1921) was an Italians|Italian operatic tenor. He sang to great acclaim at the major opera houses of Europe and the Americas, appearing in a wide variety of roles from the Italian and French repertoires that ranged from the lyric to the dramatic. Caruso also made approximately 260 commercially released recordings from 1902 to 1920. All of these recordings, which span most of his stage career, are available today on CDs and as digital downloads.
Birth date{{Birth date|1873|02|25}}
Birth placeNaples, Campania, Kingdom of Italy
Death date{{Death date and age|1921|08|02|1873|02|25}}
Death placeNaples, Campania, Kingdom of Italy
Other names| occupation = Operatic tenor
Years active1895–1920
SpouseAda Giachetti (1898–1907, not married)
{{marriage|Dorothy Park Benjamin|1918|}}
ChildrenRodolfo Caruso (1898–1947)
Enrico Caruso Jr. (1904-1987)
Gloria Caruso Murray (1919-1999)
ParentsMarcellino Caruso (1840–1908)
Anna Baldini (1838–1888)
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